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Potential iPhone 6S Specs Leak

July 9, 2015 11:26 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1918
This past week Apple suffered a major technology blow when specs and photos of the rumored iPhone 6S leaked onto the Internet. The information was apparently taken from a factory in China where the phone is currently in development. While Apple has not commented on the leak at all, KGI Securities who leaked the information… View Article

You Can Now Unlock Your Smartphone with a ‘Tattoo’

August 6, 2014 2:30 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1663
In the multi-app, multi-gadget search to invent an easier method for unlocking our smartphones — something we do around 40 times a day on average — Motorola has come up with an idea it hopes will finally stick: a tattoo that will unlock your smartphone when it’s held near the phone’s screen. The Digital Tattoo by VivaLnk is… View Article

Congress OKs Bill to Legalize Unlocking Cell Phones

August 5, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 1 | Views: 2455
Almost two years after the Library of Congress moved to make cell phone unlocking illegal, Congress this week approved a bill that reverses that decision and will once again give consumers the right to unlock their devices. The bill, the Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act, must now be signed by President Obama to… View Article

WhatsApp Co-founder Is Upset About Apple’s New Messaging Features

August 1, 2014 5:01 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1813
In today’s Worldwide Developer Conference, Apple rolled out a few new features for its iMessage app, including audio and video messages, and group messaging capabilities. Not all tech junkies were happy about Apple’s innovation.  Co-founder of WhatsApp, Jan Koum, tweeted out this message after Apple’s announcement: very flattering to see Apple “borrow” numerous WhatsApp features… View Article

Three Killer New Features for iPhone 6

July 28, 2014 2:35 pm  | Comments: 1 | Views: 1980
Apple will surely stuff the iPhone 6 on its release date, tentatively set on September 19 2014, with the expected killer handset features and three of them got fresh backings on the road to reality. Slim iPhone 6 build thanks to ultra-thin battery Crucial to the rumored super-slim iPhone 6 finish is the battery –… View Article

Matchmaking App Hinge Attracts $4.5M To Beat Tinder’s Endless Swiping

July 12, 2014 9:05 pm  | Comments: 5 | Views: 4591
Why would prestigious VCs Founders Fund and Lowercase Capital invest $4.5 million in what looks like a Tinder clone? Because Hinge is building a romance graph of what structured data clues suggest two people will want to date. While Hinge’s app might not be as carefree as swiping through Tinder’s seemingly endless queue of mates,… View Article

Apple Announces iOS 8 At WWDC 2014

July 4, 2014 2:30 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2601
Apple on Monday unveiled the next iteration of its mobile operating system, iOS 8, at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco. The software is available in beta for developers starting today, and for the public for free this fall. Last year’s bold visual overhaul with iOS 7 was a stark departure for the iPhone maker’s core… View Article
Everything You Need To Know About The iPhone 6

Everything You Need To Know About The iPhone 6

June 30, 2014 3:52 pm  | Comments: 32 | Views: 2360
The pressure is on for Apple to release the arguably most anticipated smartphone of the year, the iPhone 6. Expected to rollout in September, Apple is rumored to release not one, but two completely redesigned iPhone models. For months, the rumor mill has been flooded with several leaked models and specifications of what Apple has… View Article

Facebook’s Slingshot App Has A Critical Flaw: You Never Know Who’s Screenshotting

June 25, 2014 5:11 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2139
Facebook, the social network that needs, loves and wrings many billions of dollars out of our photos, has jealously watched Snapchat attract a greater share of our pictures, over 700 million of which we share daily on the app. To stop the hemorrhaging, Facebook did what Facebook always does: It cloned its competitor. Only it’s… View Article